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System Properties Comparison PouchDB vs. Tarantool

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NamePouchDB  Xexclude from comparisonTarantool  Xexclude from comparison
DescriptionJavaScript DBMS with an API inspired by CouchDBIn-memory database with an integrated application server
Primary database modelDocument storeKey-value store
Secondary database modelsDocument store
Relational DBMS
Spatial DBMS infowith Tarantool/GIS extension
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Score2.73
Rank#102  Overall
#18  Document stores
Score1.52
Rank#138  Overall
#26  Key-value stores
Websitepouchdb.comwww.tarantool.io
Technical documentationpouchdb.com/­guideswww.tarantool.io/­en/­doc
DeveloperApache Software FoundationMail.ru Group
Initial release20122008
Current release7.1.1, June 20192.4.2, July 2020
License infoCommercial or Open SourceOpen SourceOpen Source infoBSD
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud servicenono
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Implementation languageJavaScriptC and C++
Server operating systemsserver-less, requires a JavaScript environment (browser, Node.js)BSD
Linux
macOS
Data schemeschema-freeschema-free, schema definition possible
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or datenostring, double, decimal, uuid, integer, blob, boolean
XML support infoSome form of processing data in XML format, e.g. support for XML data structures, and/or support for XPath, XQuery or XSLT.nono
Secondary indexesyes infovia viewsyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLnoFull-featured ANSI SQL support
APIs and other access methodsHTTP REST infoonly for PouchDB Server
JavaScript API
Open binary protocol
Supported programming languagesJavaScriptC
C#
C++
Erlang
Go
Java
JavaScript
Lua
Perl
PHP
Python
Rust
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresView functions in JavaScriptLua, C and SQL stored procedures
Triggersyesyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesSharding infowith a proxy-based framework, named couchdb-loungeHash sharding based on virtual buckets
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMulti-source replication infoalso with CouchDB databases
Source-replica replication infoalso with CouchDB databases
Multi-source replication
Source-replica replication
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsyes
Consistency concepts infoMethods to ensure consistency in a distributed systemEventual ConsistencyImmediate Consistency
Foreign keys infoReferential integritynoyes, with SQL
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datanoACID, read commited
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes, cooperative multitasking
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes infoby using IndexedDB, WebSQL or LevelDB as backendyes, regular snapshots on disk, write ahead logging
In-memory capabilities infoIs there an option to define some or all structures to be held in-memory only.yesyes, full featured in-memory storage engine with persistence
User concepts infoAccess controlnoAccess rights for users and roles

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